Ve Shawn Owens

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Ve Shawn Owens
Born July 21, 1991 (1991-07-21) (age 30)
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Nationality American
Style Stance Southpaw
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight Super lightweight, welterweight, Super welterweights

Ve Shawn Owens (born July 21, 1991) is an American Professional boxer who compelled a stellar amateur record of 105 - 17 with over 60 knockout victories.[1] Four-time Minneapolis Golden Gloves Champion (2012-2015), five-time USA state and Regional Champion (2011-2015), PAL silver medalist 2013, USA Men’s Nationals silver medalist 2015, and USA Men’s Olympic Qualifying bronze medalist 2015. As a Professional Owens competes under Premier Boxing Champions.[2][3]

Professional boxing record

Professional record summary
15 fights 13 wins 2 losses
By knockout 12 1
By decision 1 1

Entering the ring 12 years young Ve Shawn did not compete until he was 17, yet rose the ranks fairly quickly:

  • 2011 St. Paul Region 2 Golden Gloves - Champion
  • 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 USA Minnesota - Champion
  • 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015 Upper Midwest Golden Gloves - Champion
  • 2012 Upper Midwest Golden Gloves - Silver Medalist
  • 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 Minneapolis Region 1 Golden Gloves - Champion
  • 2013 National PAL Championships - Silver Medalist
  • 2014 St. Louis Games Championships - Champion
  • 2014 Milwaukee State Fair Championships - Champion
  • 2015 Men’s Olympic Qualifiers (Spokane) - Silver Medalist
  • 2015 Men’s Olympic Qualifiers (Colorado) - Bronze Medalist
  • 2015 National Ringsides Championships - Champion

Ve Shawn turned pro on November 2015 against Omar Avelar.[4] This TKO victory was the beginning of a 9-0 knockout streak in both weight classes welterweight and Jr middleweight.[5]

Owens suffered his first TKO loss on live television FS1 in the hands of Sebastian Fondora in a back and forth match up. Then months later dropped to 9-2 against Chordale Booker via SD on the Porter vs Garciaundercard.[6][7]

Moving back down in weight class Owens regained his winning ways 4-0 and is currently campaigning at Super lightweight.[8]

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